Bakersfield College baseball (21-13, 13-4 WSC South) blanked L.A. Valley (12-21, 8-9) for a 3-0 win at home on Thursday, keeping a two-game lead on the Western State Conference’s South Division with three games to go.
BC starter Nathan Ortiz gave up just four hits in seven innings and struck out six batters. He earned the win. Desi Garcia picked up the save, striking out two in the ninth.
Renegades second baseman Hunter Adams tripled to right-center field in the fourth inning to plate the first two runs of the game. Will Reynolds followed with a ground out to second that scored Adams.